GungHo sales from January to June 2013 were $763 million, up 946 percent year-over-year, Dr. Serkan Toto
translates from the company's financial report. Its net income during the period was $287 million, up 2,609 percent from 2012. Between April and June alone, GungHo brought in $4.9 million a day in sales, for a net income of $161 million.
GungHo's main source of all this magical cash is Puzzle & Dragons
, a mobile RPG puzzler. Sales from Puzzle & Dragons
tallied $113 million
in April, earning $3.76 million daily. The game currently has 17 million players in Japan.
GungHo operates other games, too, and it expects overall July sales to hit "just" $138 million, bringing the daily average to $4.5 million per day, down from the April - June average of $4.9 million. Puzzle & Dragons
is on its way to 3DS in Japan this winter, and it should hit the UK and Australia
this year for mobile platforms.